|Town rights||1394-1870, 1973|
|• Mayor||Marek Dorabiała|
|• Total||2.24 km2 (0.86 sq mi)|
|• Density||1,200/km2 (3,200/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
|Area code||+48 54|
Izbica Kujawska pronounced [izˈbʲit͡sa kuˈjafska] is a town in central Poland with 2,808 inhabitants (2004). It is situated in the Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship (since 1999), having previously been in Włocławek Voivodeship (1975-1998).
In the Izbica forest on the way to village Wietrzychowice there's a group of megalithic tombs called Polish Pyramids. They are elongated mounds up to 120 meters in length and a height of 2–3 meters with originally built entrance on one side and more than one grave inside. Built probably around 4000 BC.
The five-and-a-half-thousand year old Megalith graves containing relics
The graves, subject of archeological research
One of several info-boards at the Megalith archeological reservation
Photographs of findings and research
- Izbica-kujawska.com: Turystyka - Grobowce. Retrieved July 4, 2015.
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